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Imagination Tech, Spurned by Apple, Now Up for Sale

Imagination Tech, Spurned by Apple, Now Up for Sale

Imagination Technologies Group plc ( IGNMF ) may have lost 70% of its market value after being spurned recently by its biggest customer, Apple Inc. Ltd. or LG Electronics Inc. Apple , too, could reconsider its earlier decision to dump the company and submit a bid. Chinese companies are also being mentioned.


HTC gives us a glimpse of what's next for Edge Sense

HTC gives us a glimpse of what's next for Edge Sense

Certain apps can be opened, and photos taken. It has been used as a stick to beat Moto Mods, as well as LG's modular G5, and now the word is being cast at HTC to deride the squeezable Edge Sense feature on the new U11 flagship. Users will have to squeeze in to zoom in on a picture and squeeze once more to return it to the original size. You'll also be able to answer and end calls, disable alarms, and pause YouTube videos with a squeeze.


Optical phased array replaces camera lens

Optical phased array replaces camera lens

Camera lenses are curved for a reason, whether they be on traditional cameras or digital ones like on smartphones. The camera now uses an array of just 64 light receivers (in an 8×8 grid), so the resulting image has a pretty low resolution.



Phil Spencer considers PlayStation 4 Pro an Xbox One S competitor

If you compare the specifications of the two, the Xbox One X does have an edge over its rival. When it comes to the central processing unit (CPU), the PlayStation 4 has a slight lag compared to the Xbox One X as well. Along with these announcements, the division's head Phil Spencer confirmed that the original Xbox games will be coming to the console under its backwards compatibility program.


Thursday Apple Rumors: Apple Launches Second iOS 11 Beta

Thursday Apple Rumors: Apple Launches Second iOS 11 Beta

Lock Screen changes - More of a cosmetic change here - a new blurring effect can be seen when you're pulling down to see the Lock Screen . It turns out that iOS 11 has already been jailbroken, and the latest developer beta can be hacked to run unsupported apps on it.


YouTube Reaches 1.5 Billion Monthly Users

YouTube Reaches 1.5 Billion Monthly Users

Users can also view the video in fullscreen mode. In addition, YouTube is introducing a new VR-ready video format they hope to bring to the masses. Live-streaming on YouTube has quadrupled over the past year, Wojcicki said. New York Mets fans won't get baseball games on SNY. YouTube will also be revamping its desktop site.